These Are The 100 Highest Paying Jobs In New Hampshire For 2019

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Editor’s Note: Article updated for 2019. This is our fifth time ranking the highest paying jobs in New Hampshire

Ever wonder who gets paid the most? Or how much your dentist makes for all the pain they put you through?

We had that same burning desire to know more about the highest paid professions in New Hampshire. And if you can’t tell by that sentence, we’re a bit of what you’d call data nerds.

We decided to go directly to the source: The Bureau of Labor Statistics.

After scrounging through the Bureau of Labor Statistics, we discovered that Physicians And Surgeons, All Other are the highest paid people in New Hampshire.

Here’s a quick look at the top ten highest paying jobs in New Hampshire:

  1. Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
  2. Internists, General
  3. Family and General Practitioners
  4. Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  5. Dentists, General
  6. Pediatricians, General
  7. Psychiatrists
  8. Chief Executives
  9. Nurse Anesthetists
  10. Economics Teachers, Postsecondary

Everyone’s favorite dentists place number 5 on the list of highest paid professions in the Granite State. So the next time you sit there while they drill you can dwell on the fact that they are getting extremely well paid for it.

How we determined the highest paid jobs in New Hampshire For 2019

We looked at the BLS’s data set for all 591 job classifications in New Hampshire in order to identify those that get paid the most.

Pretty straightforward and easy to do when the government does your job for you 🙂

We used the most recently released data on March 29, 2019.

For more reading, check out:

Detailed List Of Highest Paying Jobs In New Hampshire

Rank Job Title Average Salary Entry Level Salary # Of People
1 Physicians And Surgeons, All Other $275,840 $140,800 1,350
2 Internists, General $265,930 $180,080 140
3 Family And General Practitioners $264,470 $170,720 970
4 Obstetricians And Gynecologists $252,860 $172,960 80
5 Dentists, General $226,300 $122,700 490
6 Pediatricians, General $217,810 $155,260 250
7 Psychiatrists $212,710 $117,060 60
8 Chief Executives $180,250 $82,890 650
9 Nurse Anesthetists $171,800 $136,370 220
10 Economics Teachers, Postsecondary $161,830 $78,540 80
11 Architectural And Engineering Managers $158,150 $98,070 1,410
12 Sales Managers $152,120 $79,610 1,580
13 Computer And Information Systems Managers $147,440 $89,120 2,450
14 Air Traffic Controllers $147,350 $96,180 440
15 Marketing Managers $141,630 $79,240 1,140
16 Industrial Production Managers $133,840 $79,220 1,160
17 Optometrists $131,180 $84,310 170
18 Physicists $130,150 $69,990 110
19 Actuaries $129,110 $71,300 70
20 Computer And Information Research Scientists $128,240 $91,560 30
21 Training And Development Managers $127,690 $77,600 150
22 Purchasing Managers $127,540 $84,580 460
23 Pharmacists $127,350 $106,000 1,140
24 Software Developers, Systems Software $126,790 $82,120 1,510
25 General And Operations Managers $126,750 $53,650 12,860
26 Lawyers $125,890 $60,770 1,880
27 Human Resources Managers $125,800 $71,060 690
28 Financial Managers $124,700 $64,780 3,580
29 Managers, All Other $123,580 $65,240 950
30 Computer Network Architects $123,310 $73,840 420
31 Compensation And Benefits Managers $123,170 $79,860 80
32 Airline Pilots, Copilots, And Flight Engineers $122,810 $97,280 30
33 Business Teachers, Postsecondary $122,020 $47,040 580
34 Public Relations And Fundraising Managers $118,960 $70,310 480
35 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists $116,200 $53,220 390
36 Transportation, Storage, And Distribution Managers $115,970 $68,340 470
37 Computer Hardware Engineers $114,280 $67,550 220
38 Medical And Health Services Managers $113,210 $64,140 1,910
39 Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary $113,120 $50,740 750
40 Sales Engineers $113,050 $53,730 420
41 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer $112,750 $69,460 560
42 Computer Occupations, All Other $112,440 $63,930 1,010
43 Physician Assistants $111,080 $84,920 710
44 Education Administrators, Postsecondary $110,920 $57,610 800
45 Software Developers, Applications $110,740 $67,100 6,540
46 Nurse Practitioners $109,460 $81,280 1,140
47 Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary $109,320 $51,420 280
48 Physics Teachers, Postsecondary $108,970 $51,650 90
49 Electrical Engineers $107,790 $68,870 1,970
50 Veterinarians $106,680 $62,040 460
51 Materials Scientists $105,330 $46,990 80
52 Nurse Midwives $105,120 $83,990 60
53 Personal Financial Advisors $105,010 $43,990 960
54 Sales Representatives, Wholesale And Manufacturing, Technical And Scientific Products $104,350 $46,340 2,690
55 Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary $103,750 $56,930 160
56 Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary $102,990 $53,230 90
57 Biochemists And Biophysicists $102,910 $55,640 100
58 Administrative Services Managers $102,490 $60,730 940
59 Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary $102,210 $58,020 110
60 Management Analysts $101,990 $51,620 2,400
61 Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary $101,800 $63,800 90
62 Information Security Analysts $100,850 $66,380 490
63 Environmental Engineers $99,840 $64,900 240
64 Engineers, All Other $99,070 $54,720 380
65 Psychologists, All Other $98,410 $56,230 30
66 Securities, Commodities, And Financial Services Sales Agents $98,030 $37,720 1,240
67 History Teachers, Postsecondary $97,700 $66,950 110
68 Mechanical Engineers $97,270 $62,430 2,410
69 Database Administrators $95,880 $56,020 340
70 Operations Research Analysts $95,830 $54,500 580
71 Hydrologists $95,520 $57,200 90
72 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists And Geographers $95,510 $54,400 110
73 Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, And Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary $95,100 $64,030 100
74 Power Distributors And Dispatchers $94,760 $81,910 60
75 Financial Analysts $94,680 $54,380 720
76 First-Line Supervisors Of Non-Retail Sales Workers $94,220 $48,610 1,600
77 Computer Systems Analysts $93,620 $60,960 2,510
78 Materials Engineers $93,230 $64,620 70
79 Radiation Therapists $92,770 $63,240 120
80 Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary $92,180 $60,510 80
81 Philosophy And Religion Teachers, Postsecondary $92,100 $55,630 100
82 Art Directors $92,080 $64,260 100
83 Industrial Engineers $91,530 $61,710 1,740
84 Construction Managers $91,490 $56,120 1,210
85 Financial Examiners $91,330 $53,550 130
86 Social Scientists And Related Workers, All Other $91,030 $61,220 50
87 Loan Officers $90,500 $30,780 1,310
88 Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary $89,780 $45,400 300
89 Physical Scientists, All Other $89,600 $41,360 70
90 Architects, Except Landscape And Naval $89,260 $58,400 260
91 Advertising And Promotions Managers $89,000 $57,960 40
92 Area, Ethnic, And Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary $88,620 $55,580 80
93 Communications Teachers, Postsecondary $88,600 $59,240 70
94 Health And Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers And Inspectors $87,960 $64,100 70
95 Network And Computer Systems Administrators $87,720 $57,230 2,380
96 Education Administrators, Elementary And Secondary School $87,570 $63,840 1,460
97 Chiropractors $85,900 $50,180 100
98 Art, Drama, And Music Teachers, Postsecondary $85,620 $52,680 330
99 Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary $85,380 $45,300 180
100 English Language And Literature Teachers, Postsecondary $85,140 $56,480 310

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